Edmund Roche

Edmund James Burke Roche (1939 - 1984)

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Edmund James Burke "5th Baron Fermoy" Roche
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Died in Newbury, Berkshire, Englandmap
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Edmund James Burke Roche, 5th Baron Fermoy (20 March 1939-19 August 1984) was the son of Edmund Maurice Burke Roche, 4th Baron Fermoy and Ruth Sylvia Gill. He married Lavinia Frances Elizabeth Pitman, daughter of Major John Pitman and Elizabeth Cattanach Donaldson, on 22 June 1964. He suffered from depression and died of a self-inflicted gunshot on 19 August 1984.[1]

Educated at Eton College and Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, Lord Fermoy was Captain in the service of the Royal Horse Guards. He succeeded his father as 5th Baron Fermoy on 8 July 1955.[1]

Children of Edmund James Burke Roche, 5th Baron Fermoy and Lavinia Frances Elizabeth Pitman[1]

  1. Hon. Frances Caroline Burke Roche b. 31 Mar 1965
  2. Hon. Elizabeth Roche b. 27 Mar 1966, d. 2 Apr 1966
  3. Patrick Maurice Burke Roche, 6th Baron Fermoy b. 11 Oct 1967
  4. Hon. Edmund Hugh Burke Roche b. 5 Feb 1972


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Edmund James Burke Roche, 5th Baron Fermoy, thepeerage.com

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Edmund Burke Roche, 5th Baron Fermoy
Edmund Burke Roche, 5th Baron Fermoy


On 2 Feb 2016 at 13:27 GMT Kirk Hess wrote:

Based on BP and the Complete Peerage there's no record of the LNAB changing from Roche to something else. For example: http://www.thepeerage.com/p156.htm#i1556

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